Article - 14 Jul 2008
The purpose of this paper is to provide the reader with comprehensive knowledge of the biomass energy sector. Biomass is plant matter and animal waste that can be harvested to create bioenergy in the...
Article - 15 Jun 2008
Biodiesel is a form of alternative transportation fuel manufactured from renewable sources such as new or used animal fats and vegetable oils.
Article - 1 Mar 2008
Photovoltaic cells, more commonly known as solar cells, are found in applications such as calculator and satellites. First used almost exclusively in space, photovoltaic cells are used in more common...
Article - 7 Jan 2008
Solar power towers convert sunshine into clean electricity. The technology uses many large, sun-tracking mirrors commonly referred to as heliostats to focus sunlight on a receiver at the top of a...
Article - 26 Dec 2007
Of all the inhabited continents, Australasia is the driest and as a result changes in the climate have a very direct impact.
Article - 24 Dec 2007
Renewable energy refers to energy sources that replenish themselves naturally and never run out in human life period.
Article - 10 Mar 2020
Radical Plastics has developed a plastic resin that breaks down over time into harmless carbon-based materials. The product will revolutionize the field of biodegradable plastics and lead the way to...
Article - 14 Feb 2020
How does energy get to your home? Flick a switch and the lights and heating come on. We rarely question how power is generated. Power plants and the companies or bodies that own them are usually only...
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Energy storage technology has been advancing in recent years. The over-reliance on fossil fuels and the investment in new, greener energy technology have, in part, been responsible.
Article - 16 Jan 2019
The biggest threats to the UK’s public health are cancer, obesity and heart disease, but air pollution, specifically particulate matter (PM), isn’t far behind.